Recipes that use beef as the main ingredient
A simple, delicious, easy to make beef chilli without beans, great with tortilla chips, flour tortillas or rice.
Tags: ground beef, Chipotle chiles, Ancho chiles, Guajille chiles, onion
A perfect recipe for homemade Italian style pepperoni sausage, great as a pizza topping. The procedure of making the sausage is simple and the result is delicious. To save time you can make the sausage mixture the day before and keep it refrigerated until you are ready to use it.
Tags: pork, beef, anise seed, cayenne pepper, paprika
Carne asada, literally meaning roasted meat, is grilled thin beef steaks (skirt or flank steaks). The steaks can be marinated for extra flavor and tenderness, but it is not necessary. The beef steaks in this recipe are marinaded overnight in a chipotle, garlic, onion, cumin and lime juice marinade, then grilled to medium rare and served on warm flour tortillas with typical Mexican condiments such as guacamole and salsa.
Tags: chipotle peppers, onion, coriander, skirt steak, lime juice
A beef chile or chili con carne recipe, this time made the El Charro Mexican cafe way. The beef is cut into 1 inch cubes, coated in seasoned flour, browned and then slow cooked with a Colorado chili salsa, garlic and oregano. You can serve this delicious chili con carne dish with cornbread or flour tortillas and sour cream. This chili recipe is very easy to make, provided you have the Colorado red chili sauce ready, and is extremely delicious.
Tags: beef, Colorado chile sauce, garlic, oregano, flour
Traditional Texas style beef chili made with chili peppers, spices, herbs, coffee, beer and Mexican chocolate. This delicious beef chili can be served with flour tortillas, cheddar cheese, onion slices and sour cream.
Tags: ancho chiles, pasilla chiles, guajillo chiles, chipotle chiles, beef
Corn tortillas filled with a spiced ground beef mixture, fried until crispy, topped a homemade taco sauce and grated cheese and baked in the oven until the cheese is bubbly.
Tags: ground beef, corn tortillas, cumin, onion, garlic
Crispy taco shells filled with a spicy ground beef mixture and topped with shredded cheese, lettuce, tomatoes and salsa. A simple Mexican favorite dish that is easy to make. The beef mixture can be made ahead and preheated just before serving.
Tags: ground beef, cumin, oregano, jalapeno chiles, cilantro
Ground beef enchiladas is another Mexican favorite. Flour tortillas and filled with ground beef, a Mexican flavored tomato sauce, cheese and green chiles, then topped with more sauce and cheese and baked until soft and bubbly. Enchiladas are great as main dish and can be served with a variety of Mexican condiments such as salsa, Pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole and more.
Tags: ground beef, onion, green chiles, tomatoes, cheese
A recipe for Texas style beef chili that can be ready in 1 hour. Coarsely ground beef is first browned, then cooked in a chili paste together with Mexican spices and beer.
Tags: ground beef, ancho chiles, chipotle chiles, onion, garlic
A simple, yet delicious sirloin steak recipe. The steak is seasoned with cracked black peppercorns and lemon zest, cooked in butter, flamed with brandy and served with a creamy, garlic and onion sauce. For a complete meal add baked potatoes and steamed vegetables of your choice.
Tags: beef sirloin steaks, black peppercorns, lemon zest, brandy, butter
Click here for a full listing of recipes in this section.